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COVID -19 vs. Mental Health: Nature and Faith as a Way Through

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By Anthony Acampora Back in the 1960s and 1970s, the word “deinstitutionalization” became a familiar term in America’s psychiatric world as it was the government’s initiative to reduce the nation’s state psychiatric hospital population. The idea was to remove patients from inhumane conditions. What we ended up with, in many respects, was something even worse. Those with severe mental illnesses …